Metropolis

 
 
ADDRESS
59 Albert Embankment, Lambeth, London SE1 7TP 
 
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Opening and closing times for Metropolis

Today (Saturday) Metropolis closes at 17.00

Monday:

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18.00
 
 

Tuesday:

8.30
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18.00
 
 

Wednesday:

8.30
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18.00
 
 

Thursday:

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18.00
 
 

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8.30
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18.00
 
 

Saturday:

8.30
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17.00
 
 

Sunday:

11.00
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17.00
 
 

LondonTown.com - Metropolis Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Vauxhall Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Oval Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Vauxhall Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
22 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near Metropolis

Near Metropolis
Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £86  37% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ... More
 
 
 
Plaza on the River Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £126  22% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
Riverside rooms at this modern luxury hotel overlook the River Thames with the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye visible. All apartments features ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Westminster
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  35% off
30 John Islip Street, SW1P | 7 minutes from Metropolis
Leave the laptop at home - every room at this hotel comes with its own Apple iMac. Across the river from the MI6 building, it's a ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Motoring nearest Metropolis

Nearest to Metropolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Warr's Harley Davidson
London > Shopping > Motoring
611 King's Road, SW6 | 2.9 miles from Metropolis
When Captain Frederick James Warr founded Europe’s oldest Harley-Davidson dealership on the Kings Road in 1924, the flagship model was the ‘Silent Grey Fellow’ which retailed ... More
 
 
 
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The Romance of Rust
London > Shopping > Motoring
Impact Garage, Culmington Road, W13 | 8.4 miles from Metropolis
Now this really is a labour of love – when Rolls Royce trained engineer Lance McCormack set up shop on his own back in 1991, he ... More
 
 
 
Bliss Travel Ltd
London > Shopping > Motoring
within Victoria Coach Station, 3 Eccleston Place, Victoria, London SW1W | 22 minutes from Metropolis
Coach garage.... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Metropolis

The best shops and markets near Metropolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lassco House & Garden
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 5 minutes from Metropolis
Architectural salvage produces the most gloriously mismatched collection of pieces, all housed in this disused church. Stock changes constantly; look for anything from stuffed animals to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cornucopia
London > Shopping > Clothing
12 Upper Tachbrook Street, Victoria, London SW1V | 15 minutes from Metropolis
This prized vintage shop, in business for 40 years and bursting at the seams with a mixed bag of period clothing, is sadly closing down. Due ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William Curley, Harrods
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, SW1X | 16 minutes from Metropolis
The William Curley chocolate empire continues to swell with the opening of the patissier and chocolatier's latest concession in Harrods. Curley has worked with ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Metropolis

Near Metropolis
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The World Is Flooding
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 12th July 2014 - 5pm-6.30pm
Tate Britain, Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
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Chigger Foot Boys
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 11th and Saturday 12th July 2014 - 7.30pm
Oval House, 54 Kennington Oval, Kennington, SE11 | 10 minutes from Metropolis
The play explores the effects of the barbarity of war on a cynical professional soldier from the British West India Regiment....More
 
 
 
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Hillingdon Music Services
London > Events > Music  Dates: Saturday 12th July 2014 - 7.30pm
St John's Smith Square, Smith Square, SW1P | 11 minutes from Metropolis
Featuring the bands, choirs and orchestras of the Hillingdon Music Service....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Metropolis

Near Metropolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Above The Stag Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Arch 17, Miles Street, SW8 | 7 minutes from Metropolis
Above the Stag Theatre, one of London's most successful small theatres, re-opens in a brand new venue on 29th November 2013, in a renovated railway ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St John's Smith Square
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 11 minutes from Metropolis
Situated in the heart of Westminster, this stunning 18th century church was designed by architect Thomas Archer and completed in 1728. It is considered one of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
White Bear Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
138 Kennington Park Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 13 minutes from Metropolis
It's easy to spot who's at the White Bear for the pints and who's there for the Pinter but somehow the two aspects unite comfortably under ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Metropolis

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Metropolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
Overlooking the River Thames, Tate Britain was originally founded through the philanthropy of the sugar magnate Sir Henry Tate. The Tate legacy now encompasses three other ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gasworks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
155 Vauxhall Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
Gasworks serves a dual purpose: as a location for 12 artists' studios and as host to up to six exhibitions a year. Emphasis is placed on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Garden Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Metropolis
Situated in the restored church of St Mary-at-Lambeth, adjacent to Lambeth Palace on the banks of the River Thames, the Garden Museum provides an insight into ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Metropolis

What are the best dining options near Metropolis London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Madeira Patisserie
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
46A Albert Embankment, Lambeth, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Metropolis
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chino Latino
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
Riverbank Park Plaza Hotel, 18 Albert Embankment, , Lambeth, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Metropolis
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rex Whistler Restaurant at Tate Britain
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
The Rex Whistler Restaurant at Tate Britain gets its name from the specially commissioned Rex Whistler mural, 'The Expedition in Pursuit of Rare Meats', which provides ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Metropolis

Near Metropolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, SW11 | 2 miles from Metropolis
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 2 miles from Metropolis
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 2.1 miles from Metropolis
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Metropolis

Metropolis gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Surrey County Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
The Brit Insurance Oval, Kennington, Kennington, London SE11 | 10 minutes from Metropolis
While Lords is the spiritual home of English cricket, it is The Oval (offically The Brit Insurance Oval), home of Surrey County Cricket Club, that fills ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Kia Oval Cricket Ground
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Harleyford Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 10 minutes from Metropolis
Though it does not have quite the same kudos as Lord's, The Kia Oval (known so because of a sponsorship deal, but usually referred to simply ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 14 minutes from Metropolis
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THE BEST

Pubs near Metropolis

The best pubs near London Metropolis.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchy Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 Sancroft Street, SE11 | 9 minutes from Metropolis
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fentiman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 10 minutes from Metropolis
The Fentiman Arms is a special pub in Lambeth a cricket ball's throw way from The Oval. They have a lovely wild garden out the back, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Canton Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
177 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 15 minutes from Metropolis
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Metropolis

Metropolis clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 5 minutes from Metropolis
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
South London Pacific
London > Nightlife > Bars
340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 10 minutes from Metropolis
Ten minutes from the nearest tube, in a drab and ugly corner of Oval, sits one of the most surreal nightlife experiences you can have in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Tapster
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
3 Brewers Green, Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 17 minutes from Metropolis
Wine Bar ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Metropolis

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Metropolis.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 5 minutes from Metropolis
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
 
 
 
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Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 12 minutes from Metropolis
Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. Originally built in ... More
 
 
 
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Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 12 minutes from Metropolis
Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. The Centre houses ... More
 
 
 
 

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Queer Nation 2014
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 13th September 2014 

Barcode Vauxhall 2 minutes walk from Metropolis

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Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens Summer Festival
Kids Events | Until 13th July 2014 

Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens 3 minutes walk from Metropolis

Two days of free entertainment in the heart of Vauxhall for the whole Family....More

Connected
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 12th July 2014 

The LightBox 3 minutes walk from Metropolis

House and tech sets from No Artificial Colours, wAFF, Jesse James, Johnny Bloomfield, The Mistaa, Tech Twinz and Deeper Purpose....More

Duckie
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th August 2014 

Royal Vauxhall Tavern 4 minutes walk from Metropolis

Resident DJs Readers Wifes spin pop and indie, hosted by Amy Lame....More

The World Is Flooding
Exhibitions | On 12th July 2014 

Tate Britain 5 minutes walk from Metropolis

A group performance by Oreet Ashery on a polar environmental theme....More

BP Spotlight: Bodies Of Nature
Exhibitions | Until 19th October 2014 

Tate Britain 5 minutes walk from Metropolis

The works in this display focus on the nymph with or without her frequent companions: satyrs, infant cupids and other ...More

BP Spotlight: Andrea Buttner
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

Tate Britain 5 minutes walk from Metropolis

Works that include woodcuts, reverse glass painting, sculpture, video and performance. She creates connections between art history and social or ...More

BP Spotlight: The Nature Of Common Life: Drawing The Everyday 1800-60
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Tate Britain 5 minutes walk from Metropolis

This Spotlight Display explores 19th-century daily life by artists such as William Mulready, J.M.W. Turner and David Wilkie....More

David Tremlett: Drawing For Free Thinking
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Britain 5 minutes walk from Metropolis

A large-scale wall drawing consisting of bold blocks of colour and clean lines that are inspired by traditional styles of ...More

Adrift: A Sonic Trail For Dock By Dan Scott
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2014 

Tate Britain 5 minutes walk from Metropolis

Adrift uses the sounds of materials used in dock to take listeners on a dream-like sonic journey deep under water. ...More

 
 
 
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